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subaltern - subordinate
crave - desire; want intensely
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
subservient - behaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
decrepitude - state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
cloister - monastery or convent
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
rendition - rendering; translation; artistic interpretation of a song, etc